#teachtheWeb WebMaker free training

Please remember to bring a laptop with you.

Thanks you!


IT WebMaker train the trainer, Free 1 day course 6th of July.

This one day course is for anyone new to IT and Digital

making or for people who want to develop their skills.


The important thing to note about IT is it is never as hard as you think. IT is based entirely on logic, creativity and procedural processes that can be amended, for instance, we each have our own way of making a cup of tea.


It is not the case that you cannot do IT, but rather people imagine it to be too complex and out of their reach, however the industry “Secret” we want to share with you is that IT is all about “Making and Crafting” first, through using simple easy but ever more involved processes that allow you to find your own voice in this media from blogging to coding.


This course will cover all aspects of “Making” as a tool to engage with digital making, including preparing your own content so that it is usable, hackable, re-iterable and sharable with any audience based on their interest as the first point of engagement.



  • To demystify Computer Science and coding.

  • To enable participants to develop a system on how to use digital media to engage people in digital making as a first step that works for them in their own setting.

  • To enable participants to plan and structure an effective digital maker event.

  • To enable participants to know how to establish credibility and relate to their audience despite not being an IT person.

  • To enable participants to feel confident in handling and dealing with questions they feel unable to answer, including a “jargon buster”.

  • Practice sessions to play, test and put into practice what has been learnt in readiness for the Kent Scouts International Jamboree part of our Kent Festival of Code week August 2nd - 11th.

  • Earn a Mozilla WebMaker badge by completing the course.


Key details:

Duration: 1 day              Date: July 6th 2013            Cost: £ FREE

Training location Hersden Canterbury

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  • Jessica S.

    Really enjoyed today and was sorry I had to duck out early. Was great to meet everyone and thank you so much for letting me bring Sam along, he's been telling everyone about the big bucket of Lego!

    1 · July 6, 2013

  • Jessica S.

    I am so sorry, I really wanted to come to this but my husband now has to work tomorrow so have no childcare. :(

    July 5, 2013

    • Jessica S.

      Hi Dorine I'm going to bring Sam with me and we'll see how it goes....we might not make it to the end but I really want to come along and find out as much as I can!

      July 6, 2013

    • Dorine F.

      He was an angle, loved the Lego!

      July 6, 2013

  • Dorine F.

    I really enjoyed doing this event!

    July 6, 2013

  • Alan Funstuff N.

    Enjoyed today and meeting everyone.

    1 · July 6, 2013

  • Jessica S.

    Bringing along my 5 year old....eek!

    July 6, 2013

  • Dorine F.

    Please remember to bring a laptop with you Thanks

    July 5, 2013

    • Joanne N.

      Hi I am unable to attend as I can't get hold of a laptop to bring with me :(

      July 5, 2013

    • Dorine F.

      Ill lend you mine, I wont need it

      July 5, 2013

  • Daniel

    will attend

    1 · July 4, 2013

  • Ann B.

    Looking forward to understanding better the things my children seem to absorb without any effort!

    July 3, 2013

    • Dorine F.

      Great you are coming Ann! : )

      July 3, 2013

  • Jessica S.

    Hi can I just ask what time this course will finish as I have a 5 year old who I will need to find childcare for! Thanks, am looking forward to it!

    July 2, 2013

    • Dorine F.

      Hey Jessica, aiming to wrap up by 3pm earlier if we can get it all done.

      July 2, 2013

    • Dorine F.

      The Scouts on the 2nd of August have offered the parents child care at the Scouts Jamboree :)

      1 · July 2, 2013

  • Andrew S.

    Unable to make it due to interview

    July 2, 2013

    • Dorine F.

      Good Luck on your interview :)!

      July 2, 2013

  • Matthew H.

    Hello friends I am here.

    May 6, 2013

  • Alan Funstuff N.

    Preparing mentors to help at Kent International Jamboree event in August.

    May 3, 2013

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